Cooking

8 Movies, Books, Shows & Apps for Kids Who Love to Cook

8 Movies, Books, Shows & Apps for Kids Who Love to Cook

Learning to cook can help picky eaters branch out — and teach all kids some key life skills. Whet your kids' appetite…

Maker Activities to Make at Home

Need something entertain your kids when they’re not at summer…

Family Cooking: An Interview With Sarah Michelle Gellar

One of our all-time favorite stars is now a mom…

The Picky-Eater/Top-Chef Connection

Chef Scott Davis, aka The Culinary Dude (and a former…

Dance

9 Movies, Books, Apps & Shows for Kids Who Love to Dance

9 Movies, Books, Apps & Shows for Kids Who Love to Dance

Every dance tells a story. And everything reviewed here — books, shows, movies, and apps alike — shares a story about dance…

Dancing for Kids: Should Your Child Be in Dance Class?

Do your kids know all the latest moves? Want to…

Video Roundup: Dance Is for Boys, Too

(Videos) Think "Dance class is for girls?" We beg to…

Clever Crafts to Showcase Old Pointe Shoes

If you were once a ballerina, maybe it’s time to…

Martial Arts

11 Martial Arts Books & Shows for Your Karate Kids

11 Martial Arts Books & Shows for Your Karate Kids

Your Karate Kid will get a kick out of these shows and stories. Even the funny ones deliver key messages on building…

Kids’ Martial Arts and Karate Classes: A Parent’s Guide

Even if you grew up watching Ninja Turtles, you might wonder,…

Why Kids Who Hate Sports Will Love Martial Arts

Just because your child doesn't love sports doesn't mean they're…

How Martial Arts Training Breaks the Cycle of Bullying

Parents expect that learning self-defense techniques will keep their kids…

Music

Rock Music Lessons: Surprising Ways They Pay Off

Rock Music Lessons: Surprising Ways They Pay Off

Believe it or not, rock music lessons offer some perks you might not find with other instruments. Prepare to be schooled in…

5 WORST Ways to Get Kids to Practice Music

Does a fight break out every time you try to…

How Music Lessons Help Kids Excel in School

Have you ever found yourself yelling for your child to…

Schools

Atlanta Area School Districts Calendars 2016-2017

Atlanta Area School Districts Calendars 2016-2017

If you have children in either the Atlanta Public Schools, DeKalb County School District, Decatur School District, or the Fulton County School…

LA County School District Calendars for 2016-2017

During the 2016 - 2017 school year, kids at LAUSD…

Contra Costa County School District Calendars 2016-2017

Finding and comparing Contra Costa County school district calendars has been…

San Mateo County School District Calendars 2016-2017

There are lots of changes in the San Mateo County…

Soccer

7 Sneaky Ways to Stay Warm at Fall Games

7 Sneaky Ways to Stay Warm at Fall Games

Autumn sports, color guard, cheering, and marching band activities never seem to end before the weather turns cold! Stay cozy all season…

For Kids Who Love Soccer: 9 Books, Movies, Shows & Apps

After the cleats come off, your soccer-playing kids can keep…

Soccer for Pre-K, Kids, and Teens: A Parents’ Guide

Never played soccer? Here, a former soccer pro, seasoned coach,…

What Your Child’s Soccer Coach Wishes You Knew

What should you shout from the sidelines during games? See…

Special Needs

Volunteer Options That Teens and Tweens <3 (Love)

Volunteer Options That Teens and Tweens <3 (Love)

Many kids need community service hours, and summer is the perfect time to volunteer! Here, 6 ideas to help you find charities…